Academic Catalog 2023-2024

Faith and Leadership (FL)

FL 201  -  Faith and Leadership,  4 credits.  

This course is a study of the theory, ethics, and practice of leadership in faith-based service organizations and congregations. It considers vocational discernment, examines different religious leadership and service positions, analyzes contexts and professional standards, explores religious/denominational organizations, and considers gender, race, ethnicity and sexual orientation as factors in leadership practice. FL 201 - Faith and Leadership may count toward the religion minor. This course can also count toward the Interfaith Studies Program and the Social Activism Program.

Frequency: Alternate Years - 2nd Semester  
Prerequisites: REL 200 (may be taken concurrently)